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At Centre Pompidou Metz, there is an exhibition on Lebanese artist Etel Adnan, who passed away few days ago. The idea for this exhibition, entitled Writing is drawing, which explores our fascination with the richness of languages and writing, arose from a conversation with the poetess and artist Etel Adnan. It is open until February 22, 2022.

If you are in New York right now, don’t miss Gillian Wearing: Wearing masks, the first retrospective of Wearing’s work in North America curated by Jennifer Blessing and Nat Trotman. Featuring more than 100 pieces, the exhibition is taking place at the Guggenheim Museum in New York.

Born in Birmingham on December 10, Gillian Wearing is a contemporary English art, active in the fields of conceptual art, using photography, video art and installation. She lives and work in London.


Peggy Guggenheim played an important role in the art during the 20th century. She was one of the most relevant collectors and gallery owners of surrealism. Beyond the image of a rich eccentric American, Peggy Guggenheim was the most relevant collectors and gallery owners of surrealism.

If you want to know more about her unordinary life listen her biography on the The Jewish Lives Podcast that explores the lives of influential Jewish figures. Hosted by Alessandra Wollner, Jewish Lives is a prizewinning series of biography published by Yale University Press.

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